Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, July 2, 2020

The new mural of Elizabeth Peratrovich to be mounted on the Petersburg courthouse on July 4, 2020 (Photo courtesy of Janine Gibbons)

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Thursday on Alaska News Nightly:

Officials say some of Anchorage’s public health resources are maxed out as the coronavirus spreads. And, new data on the diversity of Alaska’s State Troopers. Plus, a new mural in Petersburg celebrates an Alaska Native leader.

Reports tonight from:

  • Liz Ruskin, Tegan Hanlon, Kavitha George and Nat Herz in Anchorage
  • Andrew Kitchenman in Juneau
  • Greg Kim in Bethel
  • Corinne Smith in Petersburg